Seminars and Events

Note - All seminars are at 12:00 pm in 303 Elliott Hall, unless otherwise indicated.

Winter 2019

Jan. 9 Seminar
Nicoletta Faraone
Department of Chemistry, Acadia University
"Green Revolution: Plant Natural Products as Continuing Source of Novel Active Biochemicals"
Feb. 6 Seminar
Smriti Srivastava
Department of Chemistry, Acadia University
"Click Chemistry Route for Synthesis of Biologically Important Modified Nucleosides from Simple Sugars"
Feb. 27 Seminar
John Roscoe
Department of Chemistry, Acadia University
"The Kinetics and Dynamics of Reactions of Halogen Atoms with Volatile Organic Compounds"
Tues. Mar. 3 Honours Defences
Kameron Steeves-Vigneault: Layer-by-Layer Assembly of Catalysts in Bipolar Membrane Systems
Kaela Fraser: Synthesis of Novel Heteropolycyclic Systems via Mannich Reaction
Thurs. Mar. 5 Honours Defences
Daniel Whalen: Synthesis of Novel Naphthalene-Based 14-Aza-12-oxasteroid Analogues
Tues. Mar. 24 Honours Defences
Alyson MacKay: title TBA
Victoria Hopper: title TBA
Thurs. Mar. 26 Honours Defences
Tyler Saunders: title TBA

 

Fall 2019

Oct. 3 Seminar
James Stout
BioVectra
"Introduction to a Refreshingly Adaptable CDMO"
Oct. 24 Seminar
Peng Zhang
Department of Chemistry, Dalhousie University
"X-ray spectroscopy of metal nanostructures toward energy-related and biomedical applications"
and Graduate Studies Recruitment with Pizza!
Nov. 13 Seminar
Travis Fridgen
Department of Chemistry, Memorial University
"The Physical Chemistry of Ionic Nucleic Acid Base Complexes Using Ion Trapping Mass Spectrometry"
and Graduate Studies Recruitment with Pizza!
Nov. 28 Seminar
David Zechel
Department of Chemistry, Queen's University
"Genomics Driven Discovery of New Enzyme Reactions and Molecules"
and Graduate Studies Recruitment with Pizza!
Dec. 5 Honours Presentations
Kameron Steeves-Vigneault
Alyson MacKay
Tyler Saunders
Victoria Hopper